Matthew 5:10 "Blessed are they who are persecuted for the sake of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven." I got nothing today. I really don't know how I could write anything to this one simple verse. But I did think of a few reflective questions for you to ponder. How do you define "doing … Continue reading Matthew 5:10 “Blessed are they who are persecuted for the sake of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.”
Matthew 9:9-13 As Jesus passed by, he saw a man named Matthew sitting at the customs post. He said to him, "Follow me." And he got up and followed him. While he was at table in his house, many tax collectors and sinners came and sat with Jesus and his disciples. The Pharisees saw this … Continue reading September 21, Saints and Sinners Eating At The Same Table.
So last Friday my youngest Daughter had surgery. It was nothing serious, just a routine tonsillectomy, but all the same, it's not a fun surgery for a three year old. So she's kept me and my wife a little busier the past few days waiting on her. She's insisted on sleeping with us because she … Continue reading Don’t Worry: Morning Prayer pt. 2
June 1st is the day that the Catholic Church comemorates St. Justin the Martyr. More commonly known as Justin Martyr. Justin's writings really turned me on to the early Church Fathers. His most famous work is his first apology to Emporer Titus in the year 155 A.D. St. Justin Martyr was a Christian apologist, born at … Continue reading June 1, Justin Martyr